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Old 04-05-2008, 09:48 PM
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looks more like a truck again. glad ya found the box you've been looking for.
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looks more like a truck again. glad ya found the box you've been looking for.
Now I just need to finish painting it the right color.
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that'll bring the asking price up a little. i'm sure you'll sell it. scratched buying the bug idea still?
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that'll bring the asking price up a little. i'm sure you'll sell it. scratched buying the bug idea still?
I'm gonna buy a Mazda B2600i / B2300 or a 2.8L Ranger...

When I get my loan consolidated and get my tax return, I'll take that money and buy a baja bug or some other tow-toy.
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Old 04-05-2008, 10:24 PM
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that'll knock you're gas bill down. we got rid of the wifes expedition and got a little v6 escape. mileage around 22 on the highway. expy could get 18, so not much difference. too late now, owe ford for the next 5 years.
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I'll never own a new vehicle. The return on them isn't worth it. Plus I'm already in debt up to my eyeballs, and I dont wanna ever go down that road again... I'll stick to buying used, thanks.
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Looks nice man, i like the look of it for sure.
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i think of used as buying someone elses headache. they got rid of it for a reason. probably to buy a newer one. lol. but this isn't to say i only buy new. i've only bought 2 new vehicles in my life. the escape and my 05 f150 was brand new, everything else was used. and i feel for ya about the debt problem. been there and still doing it.
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That box will definately up the anti on the truck.
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Thanks Guys... It'll up it more, when I get it painted. I'm also going to make a custom gate out of wood. tailgates are hard to come by for pickups. I have some nice pine 2x8's that'll make a heavy duty gate. Then get my brother to carve a blue oval into the gate


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i don't want to get on the chev subject, i'll be here all night. lol. i'm glad you've had good luck with used, as i have too. just never know.
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My F150, I bought it last Oct for $500. I've put about another $500 into it. I figure if I ask $3000/$3500 on Craigslist, and will go as low as $2500, I'm still $1500 up. Which in my books isnt a bad profit margine.
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I have a spare tailgate from the 73-79 years, if you find the hardware it is doable to bolt it up to your newer truck, I don't need it anymore. I know I saw a post of how to do it a couple years ago on this site...
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